CHHATTISGARH SWAMI VIVEKANAND TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, BHILAIMBA SEM II 536219 (36): MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS & DSSCREDITS: 4 LECTURE SCHEME: (L-3; T-1; P-0) Min. No. of CTs: 2
The objective of this course is to develop the basic understanding of the management information systems and decisionsupport systems used in organizations.
Introduction to Information Technology (IT), Advantages /Disadvantages of IT, Difference fromComputer science (CS), Brief introduction to Database management systems (DBMS) and various datamodels (Relational, Hierarchical, Network). Concept of 2-Ties and 3- Tier architecture, System analysisand design (software development life cycle).
Management Information systems (MIS), classification of MIS, need of MIS, Transaction processingsystem (TPS), office automation system (OAS), Executive support system (ESS).
Decision support system (DSS), Expert system (ES), Functional applications of TPS, OAS, MIS, DSS, ESSand ES in the organization.
Designing MIS with software solutions (Case study for a Banking enterprise), characteristics and
functions of MIS and DSS, component of MIS and DSS, capability of DSS, classification of DSS; Simon’s
Model for decision making.
How Business use Information Systems; Strategic Information Systems for Competitive Advantage;Achieving Operational Excellence and Customer Intimacy; Contemporary Issues in Information Systems.
The examination paper will include question from each unit. The list of cases / specific references including recent articleswill be announced and discussed in the class.
Turban, Mclean, Wetherbe; Information Technology for Management, Transforming Organizations in the DigitalEconomy, Wiley Singapore Edition, 4
Gordon, B.Davis and Margrethe H.Olson; Management Information Systems: Conceptual Foundations, Structureand Development, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1985.
Laudon & Laudon, Management information Systems, Pearson Education, 10
O' Brien, James, Management Information Systems: Managing Information Technology in the Internet workedEnterprise, Tata McGraw Hill, 5
Laudon, Kenneth C, & Jane P.Laudon, Management Information System : Organisation and Technology, PHIPublication
Narayan B. Management Information System , APH , New Delhi 1998
Senn, James A., Analysis and Design of Information Systems , McGraw Hill Publication
Applegate Lynda M., et. al., Corporate Information Systems Management: Text and Cases, McGraw Hill, NewYork, 1999.
Malcolm Pettu, Introducing Information System Management, Baldwell Publications, London, 1990.
Mensching James R., & Dennis A. Adams, Managing an Information System, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 1990.